At Sunderland AFC, our first match of the season kicks off tomorrow evening, where we welcome Derby County, and again, we will be hosting more supporters in the Nathan Shippey Sensory Room! It’s always an exciting time to meet new families who benefit from the rooms that we are encouraging clubs to provide. I am … More A Great Season Ahead For Fans With Sensory Difficulties
Hi all, we wanted to give you an update! We’ve had lots of excitement at The Shippey Campaign base since we last posted! We can assure you all that there are going to be a huge amount of very happy families soon! We have managed, as those of you who follow us closely know, seven … More We now have 7 stadiums done and a further 5 on the way!
“What on earth?” I hear you ask as you hesitate to open this post. Well, you didn’t misread it. This is the title of Kate’s first book. It is due to be released on 15th July 2017 and on the same day, she will be launching her new book! We would love to see you … More Mikey’s Magic Mufflers
Well, we are speechless! Last year, we were invited to the Beyond Sport event in London where we launched our partnership with BT, The Premier League and Lords Taverners. We presented our idea/concept to around 200 delegates from different countries and afterwards were approached by people from far and wide. A group of three gentlemen; … More We’ve Gone Global With Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup™ Sensory Room
Peter and I were kindly invited to the Football Business Awards by Gary Hutchinson, Commercial Director at Sunderland AFC. The awards ceremony took place at the rather stunning Emirates stadium, home of Arsenal FC. Why were we invited? Well, The Nathan Shippey Sensory Room was a finalist in the ‘Best Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme’ along … More A Trophy For Sunderland AFC!
Well, Thursday night saw us at the Amazing Wearside Awards. We were one of 13 finalists in the Community Impact category. Even though we didn’t win, we had a wonderful night! We were seated with Chris Waters, SLO at Sunderland AFC and Kevin Ball, a footballing legend from Sunderland AFC and staff from Richard Reed … More Amazing Wearside Awards
As the dawn broke over the North East of England yesterday, a strange feeling stirred in some football fans. Supporters awoke to derby day…but a derby day with a difference. This time, rather than the local rivals from the northerly direction, Sunderland AFC welcomed ‘local’ rivals from the southerly direction! It has been seven years … More Sunderland V Middlesbrough
We wanted to let you know that we’ve had a busy couple of weeks! This is great news! On July 19th, we met with representatives from the Premier League, at the Football Foundation, to discuss plans for more facilities at Premier League Clubs. Once again, although as yet we are unable to disclose plans (although … More The Football Foundation, London
We welcome another family into The Nathan Shippey Sensory Room … More Sunderland V Liverpool
It was wonderful to welcome Tony Taylor from Level Playing Field to The Nathan Shippey Sensory Room … More Thank You to Tony Taylor From Level Playing Field